Doosan Škoda Power gets Jordanian steam turbine contract

Doosan Škoda Power won another project in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in the second half of 2016.It is the fourth stage of construction of the Samra combined cycle power plant under which the existing gas cycle will be extended by a steam section. Doosan Škoda Power will supply a steam turbine with a 70 MW generator.The delivery shall also include other systems for the turbine set.

The basis of the delivery is a modern single body steam turbine with reheating and axial outlet to the air-cooled condenser.

Client is a Chinese Sepco III Electric Power Construction Co which is also the main contractor for the whole project for the power plant owner and operator Samra Electric Power Company Jordan.Shipping of the constructed steam turbines and other Doosan Škoda Power supplies for the construction are scheduled to mid-2017, and the power plant is planned to be launched for commercial operation about a year later.

There is already one steam turbine in Jordan in successful operation with the output of 135MW, installed in 2011 in the Al Qatrana steam-gas power plant that serves as a reference for Doosan Škoda Power.